The date of the Sawan first Pradosh Vrat.

A well-known Hindu festival called Pradosh vrat or Pradosham is devoted to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. On the Trayodashi tithi (13th day) of both Krishna Paksha and Shukla Paksha, pradosh vrat is observed. Thus, it occurs twice each month according to the Hindu calendar. In Hindi, the word "pradosh" means "the first part of the night" or "belonging to or relating to the evening." This holy fast is known as the Pradosh vrat because it is kept during the 'Sandhyakaal,' or evening twilight. On this day, devotees in some regions of India worship Lord Shiva in his Nataraj form.

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Shravan will last two months in 2023

Historically, Sawan has been considered an auspicious month for Hindus, particularly Lord Shiva's devotees. It is believed that during this time, Lord Shiva blesses his devotees with his divine grace and fulfills their wishes. Many people observe fasting and offer prayers to Lord Shiva throughout the month. Hindus are preparing to commemorate the holy month of Sawan, also known as Sravana or Shravan, which is rapidly approaching. The Shrawan Maas (month) celebration, which honors Lord Shiva, is extremely important to Hindus, especially to Shiva followers. Millions of Hindus in India and other areas of the world observe this week as one of spiritual devotion, fasting, and celebration. Sawan typically occurs during the months of July and August................

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Fascinating Facts of Amavasya

Amavasya, which is the evening of the first day of the first lunar quarter, is the name given to the new moon night in the Hindu religion. Amavasya is also referred to as "no moon night" because the moon is not visible during this time. Amavasya, commonly referred to as No Moon Day or New Moon Day, is a significant Hindu calendar tithi. Ama

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Ganga Saptami: The Day To Honour Goddess Ganga

According to Hindu mythology, Lord Mahadev (Shiva) carried the great Ganga in his Jata (long tresses or hairs) to break its descent and prevent it from sweeping the entire world away. For Maa Ganga to complete her task of purging Bhagiratha's ancestors' cursed souls, Lord Mahadev later liberated her.

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The Hindu Calendar: Your Reference Guide, Panchang

Panchang is a term which means Five Limbs in Sanskrit. These portions in a day depict the five limbs, which stand for the five sources of energy, both visible and invisible. In order to calculate the precise panchang for a given day, factors like location, time zone, date, and so forth are crucial. Tithi, Yoga, Vara, Nakshatra, and Karana are the five limbs of Panchang.

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Ekadashi – A Lord Vishnu’s Day

According to Hindu mythology, Ekadashi is the day of Lord Vishnu. Fasting on this day is thought to make all desires come true. The day is also regarded as helpful for spirituality in Jainism. Ekadashi occurs both before and after the new moon on the 11th day of the moon cycle. Sanskrit's word 'ekadasi' means 'eleven'. It is the 11th lunar day of Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha according to Hindu calendar. This is a spiritual observance day for both Hindus and Jainists. On this day partial, full, or Nirjala (without water) fasts are observed by devotees. As the

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Secrets of Tirupati

The "Spiritual Capital of Andhra Pradesh '' is a term Tirupati is known by. Countless places of worship are located in this temple town. In order to fulfill their religious and spiritual objectives, pilgrims from all over the world come here. Sri Venkateswara Temple, which is situated atop Tirumala Hills, has come to be associated with Tirupati. Seven Hills The seven hill is well-known for housing the temple to the venerated and most sacred Hindu god Venketeswaraswamy.

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Ascertaining the Ultimate Truth – Sanatana Dharma

Understanding the genuine essence of "Sanatan Dharma" is quite interesting. If this awareness is formed with faith and conviction, it can help us grasp the many religious systems more clearly and expand our consciousness beyond the boundaries. Sanatana-dharma does not relate to any particular religion. Sanatana-Dharma refers to the living being's eternal vocation. When we speak of Sanatana-Dharma, we must assume that it has neither a beginning nor an end because Sri Ramanujacharya, a renowned Acharya in the tradition of Bhakti-yoga, defined the word sanatana as "that which has no beginning nor end." Sanatan, then, is an eternal concept that transcends all limitations of location, time, nation, caste, race, and creed.....

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Tirupati Balaji Temple: Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam

One of Hinduism's holiest temples, Tirupathi Tirumala Temple, is situated in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh's hill town of Tirumala. Lord Vishnu chose this shrine to serve as Vaikuntha, his other heavenly residence. Lord Balaji, an avatar of Lord Vishnu, resides in the temple; as a result, Lord Balaji is also known as Lord Venkateswara, and this temple is more commonly referred to as Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple. One of the wealthiest Lord Venkateswara temples in the world is Tirupati Balaji. He is regarded as Lord Vishnu's "Kaliyug Avatar," one of the Hindu trinity of Gods. 

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